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Summer 2017 COMMUNIT Y CLASSES

Learn for Life

sun-sational SUMMER Continuing Education Workforce Development | Adult Education & Literacy

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Look for SCC’s four yearly CONTINUING EDUCATION SCHEDULES

WINTER

SUMMER

SPRING

FALL

Late December

Late February

Early May

Late July

Online registration is easy! Call Wendy or Marybeth at 636-922-8233 to register or visit stchas.edu/learnforlife.

This schedule of classes brought to you by the

SCC DIVISION OF CORPORATE & COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT Dr. Barbara Kavalier, SCC President Amanda Sizemore, Division Dean Tina Sieker Associate Dean Continuing Education

Amanda Rose Associate Dean Adult Education & Literacy

Fay Aubuchon Associate Dean Workforce Programs and Services

Kayse Larkin Layout and Design Class Schedule

Maureen Miles Coordinator Class Schedule

Tammie De Los Santos Associate Dean College and Career Readiness

When you see this Quick Response (QR) symbol throughout the course schedule, use your smartphone with a QR code reader app to link to videos and more information about SCC Continuing Education. Free application recommendation: QR Code Reader by Scan

College Mission SCC serves our community by focusing on academic excellence, student success, workforce advancement, and life-long learning within a global society. We celebrate diversity and we enrich the economic and cultural vitality of the region by providing an accessible, comprehensive, and supportive environment for teaching and learning.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS LEARN FOR GROWTH

Summer Camps. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-19 Academic Enhancement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20 Youth. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20

LEARN FOR CREATIVITY

Art . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21 Music. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21 Photography. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22

LEARN FOR EXPLORATION Lunch Theater . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 .

LEARN FOR WELL-BEING Dance. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23 Fitness . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24-25 Health and Wellness . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25

LEARN FOR PERSONAL ENRICHMENT

History. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26-27 Home and Garden. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28 Language. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28 Money. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28

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LEARN FOR BUSINESS/PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Computers/Technology. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30-32 Small Business. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33 Career Certification. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33-40

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LEARN FOR DISCOVERY Online Programs: Ed2Go, U Got Class, ProTrain, Center for Legal Studies, American Management Association, Carson Dunlop . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41 WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44 ADULT EDUCATION, LITERACY, ESL, HSE TESTING. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45 HOW TO ENROLL, REGISTRATION, LOCATIONS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46-47

ONLINE

CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS

ELIGIBLE FOR PAYMENT PLAN

STEM/STEAM CAMP: SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING, ART AND MATH

AGA

CLASS HELD AT ART GLASS ARRAY

CLASS HELD AT QUAIL RIDGE PARK

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2017 SUMMER CAMPS All camps held on SCC campus unless otherwise noted by the following: CLASS HELD AT QUAIL RIDGE PARK

AGES 5-14

CLASS HELD AT ART GLASS ARRAY

STEM/STEAM CAMP: SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING, ART AND MATH

Cancellation Policy A $25 cancellation fee will be assessed if you cancel less than 14 days prior to the start of camp.

Week of June 5 Cougar Cheer Camp (Ages 5-7) Go Cougars! Come cheer for SCC! During this funfilled camp, students will learn cheers, chants and jumps, as well as some stunting. All of these skills will be put together for a performance on the last day. This is a perfect opportunity for girls and boys to advance their skills in cheerleading or start learning from the beginning. T-shirt included in camp. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/5-6/9 M-F 9a-noon

$115

Raging Reaction Lab/Grossology (Ages 7-12) Do you love to gross people out? In this ghastly camp, you will have burping contests, watch something decompose, make fake vomit, blisters and scabs. Not gross enough? Campers will also dissect owl pellets, make slime and learn about the physiology of snot. There will be experiments with Mentos and Coke, and we’ll make pop and bottle rockets and self-inflating balloons. 6/5-6/9 M-F 9a-4p

$179

An American Girl’s Life (Ages 7-12) Enjoy the week with five historic dolls and others. Journey into each doll’s time period through activities, foods of their culture and crafts. Explore ways to be helpful, charitable and kind to one another. Also, learn about the new dolls, the WellieWishers, a sweet and silly group of girls. 6/5-6/9 M-F 9a-4p 4

$179

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Geocaching – The Search for Treasure! (Ages 7-12) Welcome to the “high-tech” treasure hunt. Join us for one of the fastest growing outdoor activities. Using handheld GPS units, you will hike SCC for buried caches. Be the first group to master reading a map and coordinates, learn the importance of maintaining your logbook, and use Internet sites to update data that can be used by other hunters. After this week, you will be able to direct your own family on a similar adventure. Bring your GPS to camp if you have one. Camp requires physical activity. Students will be doing a lot of walking. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/5-6/9 M-F 9a-noon

$109

Comedy Theater Camp (Ages 10-14) Do you like to make people laugh or dream of being a stand-up comedian? Come laugh with us every day as you learn a variety of theater games and improvisational games. Perform your own comedy sketches and commercials for your friends and family for a performance on the last day. LOL! 6/5-6/9 M-F 9a-4p

$179

Cupcake Wars (Ages 7-9) Do you love to make cupcakes and watch Cupcake Wars on the Food Network? In this amazing camp, you can let your imagination and creativity run wild as you discover how to use icing, flavorings, candy clay, gum paste, decorations and candies and turn them into creations of art! Each day you will be given a theme. On the final day, we will have our very own cupcake wars. Teams will create a business name and a logo. Are you up for the challenge? Aprons will be provided. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/5-6/9 M-F 9a-noon

$115


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College for All Kids & TEENS TOO!

IMPORTANT INFORMATION! Camps fill up fast, so don’t forget to register at stchas.edu/learnforlife. At that time, you can download a welcome packet and submit the necessary forms to us at least one week prior to the start of camp. If your child has been prescribed an Epi-Pen or inhaler and can selfmedicate, a doctor’s signature is required. If your child is in a half-day camp, students must be registered in lunch supervision where our staff supervises and escorts them to lunch and afternoon camp. If your child needs before- and/or after-care, you also will need to register. Spaces fill up fast! Safety, fun and learning are our top priority!

Register starting today at stchas.edu/ learnforlife or call 636-922-8233.

STEM Camps In support of the Missouri Department of Higher Education’s (MDHE) commitment to improve education and support the development of industry in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), St. Charles Community College is offering 44 youth STEM camps.

NEW! STEAM Camps STEAM-based education camps (science, technology, engineering, art and math) combines critical-thinking skills and creative problem-solving skills together for a well-rounded education. St. Charles Community College supports this initiative by offering more camps in the arts, where students can attend morning and afternoon sessions or full-day camps for STEM and STEAM opportunities.

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Sheltered Reality Drumline (Ages 9-14)

Minecraft Designers If you love the game Minecraft and always wanted to design your own world, this camp is for you! Learn how to create a custom map, the basics of creating 3D models using a new software to design your very own objects, how to build with Redstone and Command blocks, and create custom textures for you to import at home or share with friends. To access their project at home, students must own a PC/Mac version of Minecraft. Tablet, phone and game console versions of Minecraft are not compatible. Parent email address is required to use 3D modeling software. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. Ages 8-10 6/5-6/9 M-F 9a-noon

$149

Ages 11-14 6/5-6/9 M-F 1-4p

$149

Do you want to learn how to play the drums? Here is your chance. Sheltered Reality is a musical organization that travels around the country bringing their musical message of success to people across the United States Sheltered Reality will give you drum lessons, choreography lessons and an amazingly fun time. Performance on last day in the Fine Arts Building theater for friends and family. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/5-6/8 M-Th 9a-noon

$149

LEGO Junior NXT Intro Camp (Ages 5-7) Explore the world of LEGO Robotics with this introduction camp. Learn the basics of building LEGO Robotics while making exciting projects such as racecars and robot dogs. No prior robotics experience is necessary. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE THIS CAMP. 6/5-6/9 M-F 1-4p

$115

Week of June 12 Physics, Flight and Vehicles (Ages 7-12) So You Want to Be a YouTube Star? (Ages 8-10) Do you like watching YouTube videos and dream of having your own channel? This camp will teach you how to start a YouTube channel and upload your first video. To create a channel on YouTube, parental permission is required as per YouTube.com and SCC policy. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/5-6/9 M-F 1-4p

$115

Blast into a fun-filled week. Design, build and launch airplanes, flying gadgets, motor vehicles, hot air balloons and more! Learn the physics behind flight, and race your vehicles for speed and distance. You will learn the tactics to succeed as pilots using computers that allow you to fly with flight simulators and learn how to fly a drone. Watch the flight club perform aerobatics with their remote control airplanes, and learn how they control the flight and distance for their planes. 6/12-6/16 M-F

9a-4p

Kindermath (Ages 5 & Up) For 5-year-olds or students entering kindergarten: Explore the patterns of numbers and the fun of solving interesting and meaningful arithmetic problems. Let us take the frustration out of learning math. Games and activities will reinforce math skills while having fun. 6/5-6/9 M-F 9a-4p

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$169

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IF YOUR CHILD IS REGISTERED FOR A MORNING HALF-DAY CAMP ONLY, AFTER-CARE IS NOT AVAILABLE. IF YOU CHILD IS REGISTERED FOR A AFTERNOON HALF-DAY CAMP ONLY, BEFORE-CARE IS NOT AVAILABLE.

$189


NEW THIS SUMMER!

Camps held at Quail Ridge Park in Wentzville are in co-sponsorship with St. Charles County Parks. Look for the logo.

Cupcake Wars (Ages 7-9)

App Attack!

Do you love to make cupcakes and watch Cupcake Wars on the Food Network? In this amazing camp, you can let your imagination and creativity run wild as you discover how to use icing, flavorings, candy clay, gum paste, decorations and candies and turn them into creations of art! Each day you will be given a theme. On the final day, we will have our very own cupcake wars. Teams will create a business name and a logo. Are you up for the challenge? Aprons will be provided. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP.

Take the first steps into the world of mobile app design, and customize your own game app! Using a specialized app and game-development tool, students will explore the world of web-based (HTML5) mobile apps. In addition to learning the basics of mobile app design and game development, you will also see firsthand how the world of app publishing functions. Student-created apps will be accessible on a private site and can be played on any mobile device or computer. Publishing to app stores not included. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. No prior experience is necessary, and students do not need to own a smartphone or tablet to take the class. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP.

6/12-6/16 M-F

1-4p

$115

Kids in the Kitchen (Ages 7-9) Love to be in the kitchen? Growing gourmets will have the opportunity to cook and have fun! Immerse yourself with cooking techniques, tools of the trade, basic etiquette, nutrition, safety and a little kitchen math, and learn how to read a recipe. Students will be making gourmet sandwiches, homemade pizzas, cupcakes, pasta and more. Each day will be a different theme. Students will be cooking breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks and dessert foods. Includes CD of recipes; aprons provided. Students must wear closed-toed shoes. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/12-6/16 M-F

9a-noon

$115

Ages 8-10 6/12-6/16 M-F

9a-noon

$149

Ages 11-14 6/12-6/16 M-F

1-4p

$149

The Voice: Music Camp (Ages 9-14) Do you love to sing and watch the TV show The Voice? We will show you how to be a star! Learn audition techniques and stage presence, and have fun learning how you can shine with the talent you have. Receive group and personal vocal coaching throughout the week to improve your singing skills and perform a special song of your choosing along with a group number on the last day. This year we will be working on a group number form the Broadway hit Hamilton. Singing and performing has never been so much fun. Bring a CD music accompaniment of a song on the first day. 6/12-6/16 M-F

9a-4p

$179

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Under the Sea Dance Camp (Ages 5-7)

3D Printing Camp (Ages 11-14) Experience the exciting world of 3D printing technology. Students will learn solidworks (a 3D design program) and be able to print their creations on a Makerbot 3D printer. It’s amazing what this new technology can do. 6/12-6/16 M-F

9a-4p

$199

NEW! Sizzle with Spanish! (Ages 7-10) Hola! Learn to speak Spanish, and learn about the cultures of countries in the Spanish-speaking world. We will have fun making crafts, learning basic Latin dance steps, playing games, singing songs in Spanish and so much more. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/12-6/16 M-F

9a-noon

Campers tell their favorite sea creature stories through dance. Explore creative movement, musicality and spatial awareness, and be introduced to tap, ballet and jazz. Friday will be a performance for the whole family. Bring tap and ballet shoes each day. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/12-6/16 M-F

9a-noon

$109

LEGO Junior NXT Racing Camp (Ages 6-8) Racers, start your engines! Use LEGO NXT kits to build and race LEGO robotic cars, carts and dragsters. No prior LEGO robotics experience is necessary. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/12-6/16 M-F

1-4p

$115

$109

LEGO Robotic Beginning Engineering (Ages 9-14) Take your engineering skills to a new level using LEGO Mindstorms Robotics using NXT and EV3 kits. Discover the challenges that make robotics technology accessible using problem-solving techniques. Create your robot using basic computer programming, principles of simple and complex machines, gearing and your own creativity. Teams will attempt to exploit the design weaknesses or incidental mechanical advantage of their opponents’ robots. A perfect blend of math, science and fun! Camp is for students who have not taken a LEGO camp or class. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/12-6/16 M-F

9a-noon

$115

Famous Artists (Ages 8-10) Campers will have fun while creating mixed media projects including painting, drawing, fibers and collages. Their unique creations will imitate some of the famous artists from the past and present. 6/12-6/16 M-F

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9a-4p

$179

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Week of June 19 Drama Camp (Ages 8-14) All the world’s a stage! Experience the exciting process of theater through scene work and characterization. You will audition for a specific published play on the first day. For the following four days, you will block the play, work on characterization and gather props and costumes. A final performance will be on Friday. 6/19-6/23 M-F

9a-4p

$179


Percy Jackson Olympians, Lightning Thief Camp (Ages 8-12) Join Percy and his friends as mythological monsters and the gods of Mount Olympus walk straight out of the pages of Percy’s Greek mythology textbook right into this fun and imaginative camp. Do you have what it takes to fight your way through a world of mythological monsters and dangerous demi-gods? If you find your way to camp half-blood, you just may learn to fight like a real hero, save mythological creatures and battle the powers of the underworld. Only you can complete your quest (with the help of your friends of course!). 6/19-6/23 M-F

9a-4p

Disney Musical Junior (Ages 5-7) This camp is for the Disney princes and princesses who love to sing and dance. Explore a new Disney story every day, and learn songs and choreography for an end-of-the-week performance. Your child will love dressing up as a new character each day and making movie-themed snacks to go with each beloved Disney story. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/19-6/23 M-F

9a-noon

$115

$179

Making Movie Magic (8-12) Do you enjoy watching movies, TV shows or funny videos on the Internet? Would you like to know more about how to create movies? Working in small groups, campers will learn the process of moviemaking from idea to completion. By the end of camp, they will have done two small video projects that they can take home to share with friends and family. 6/19-6/23 M-F

9a-4p

$189

Video Game Animation Kids in the Kitchen (Ages 10-12) Love to be in the kitchen? Growing gourmets will have the opportunity to cook and have fun! Immerse yourself with cooking techniques, tools of the trade, basic etiquette, nutrition, safety and even a little kitchen math. Students will be making gourmet sandwiches, homemade pizzas, cupcakes, pasta and more. Each day will be a different theme. Students will cook breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks and dessert foods. Includes CD of recipes; aprons provided. Students must wear closed-toed shoes. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/19-6/23 M-F

9a-noon

$115

Young Composers (Ages 5-7) Learn the fundamentals of singing and playing instruments! Your child will explore the basics of rhythm, melody and dynamics while creating and writing their own music with homemade instruments. Activities include making a life-sized musical staff, playing singing and dancing games, exploring a few historic musical figures and learning songs for a performance at the end of the week. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/19-6/23 M-F

1-4p

$115

Take your game design skills to the next level by creating and animating your own character sprites, objects and backgrounds. Start with a name, then develop the character’s personality, signature moves, special powers and a story line. Finish with a fully animated character to be used in your very own game. Students do not need any prior experience in game design, animation or sketching. Student-created games will be available on a password-protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Games are only compatible on PC computers; Mac versions can be created after the program for a $15 conversion fee. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. Ages 8-10 6/19-6/23 M-F

9a-noon

$149

Ages 11-14 6/19-6/23 M-F

1-4p

$149

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Jewelry Designers (Ages 9-13) Have you ever dreamed of designing your own jewelry line? Campers will create a bracelet, a pair of earrings and a necklace. In a two-step process, campers will first design their piece and then create it using hands-on methods and an awesome selection of materials. A jewelry show will take place on Friday where each camper can display their collection and discuss the inspirations behind their work. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/19-6/23 M-F

1-4p

$115

Math Madness For 6-year-olds or entering first grade – Explore the patterns of numbers and the fun of solving interesting and meaningful arithmetic problems. Let us take the frustration out of learning math. Games and activities will reinforce math skills while having fun! 6/19-6/23 M-F

9a-4p

$179

Junior Sports LEGO Robotics Engineering (Ages 6-8) You are invited to the LEGO Robotics Sports Camp! Students will build fun sports creations such as mini-golf courses and pitching machines. Compete in challenges and games using the robots you build yourselves. LEGO NXT kits will be used. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/19-6/23 M-F

1-4p

$115

NEW! Science Rocks! (Ages 7-12) Do you love science? Experience hands-on learning fun in a beautiful park setting. We have put together a unique camp experience at Quail Ridge Park in Wentzville. Learn about photosynthesis, weather forecasting, earth science, biology and more. Experience how to do some cool experiments and be a part of a life-sized scale solar system. Science and nature go hand-in-hand for a week full of discovery with Mr. Fred and Ms. Kathy, two of our energetic, popular science teachers. Class held at Quail Ridge Park. NO BEFORE OR AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/19-6/22 M-F

9a-4p

$159

Remember! Don’t forget to register for lunch supervision if your child is registered for a morning and afternoon half-day camp on the same day.

LEGO Robotic Intermediate Engineering (Ages 9-14) EV3 LEGO robotic engineering kits bring you the latest technology and programming education. Take your engineering skills to a new level. Discover the challenges that make robotics technology accessible using problem-solving techniques. Create your robot using basic computer programming, principles of simple and complex machines, gearing and your own creativity. Students work in pairs. For students who have taken a camp or class. Prerequisite: Must have taken a previous camp or class. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/19-6/23 M-F

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$115

NEW! Fiber Art Fun (Ages 10-13) Wow your family and friends with your new-found talent and skills. Come learn how to knit, crochet, latch hook, embroidery and put together no-sew blankets. Complete and take-home headbands, pot holders, blankets and scarves. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/19-6/23 M-F

9a-noon

$115

CSI: Mystery to Trial (Ages 10-12) Step into the shoes of a crime scene investigator. A mystery needs to be solved! Working together as a crime Scene unit, you will take crime scene photographs, search for clues and start a case file to keep track of the evidence. Learn real procedures for collecting fingerprints and analyzing DNA, put clues together, and interview witnesses to find the truth of the mystery. A mock trial will be held on the final day of camp. Discover how forensic experts and witnesses testify in court. Play the jury, decide whether the evidence was properly handled, and deliver a verdict. 6/19-6/23 M-F

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9a-noon

9a-4p

$179


Future Inventors Manufacturing Camp (Middle School) Join us for this unique career exploration camp into the world of manufacturing. Students will design using SolidWorks a 3D designing software product and use a 3D printer to make their design come to life. Tour two manufacturing companies, and learn how things are made and how businesses develop. Learn how the tools we use in everyday life all come from a single idea and how that idea creates a successful business. T-shirts and transportation provided. 6/26-6/30 M-F

Shoot and Score – Girls Basketball (Ages 9-14) Take your basketball game to the next level. Learn footwork, shooting, dribbling and pass techniques to become a better, more complete basketball player. Each day will include skill clinics, scrimmages and competitions. Tuition includes a T-shirt. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 8a-noon

$199

Minecraft Modders (Ages 8-10)

Week of June 26

6/26-6/30 M-F

9a-4p

$139

Cupcake Wars Do you love to make cupcakes and watch Cupcake Wars on the Food Network? In this amazing camp, you can let your imagination and creativity run wild as you discover how to use icing, flavorings, candy clay, gum paste, decorations and candies and turn them into creations of art! Each day you will be given a theme. On the final day, we will have our very own cupcake wars. Teams will create a business name and a logo. Are you up for the challenge? Aprons will be provided. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. Ages 7-9 6/26-6/30 M-F

1-4p

$115

Ages 10-12 6/26-6/30 M-F

9a-noon

$115

Use your favorite game to learn the basic of modding and foundations of programming. Learn scripting and logic statements as you create your first mods! Introductory coding will also be taught through a simulated environment inspired by Minecraft. Student projects will be available on a private Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. To access their project at home, students must have a PC/Mac version of Minecraft. Tablet, phone and game console versions of Minecraft are not compatible. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. Ages 8-10 6/26-6/30 M-F

9a-noon

$149

Ages 11-14 6/26-6/30 M-F

1-4p

$149

Snazzy Scrapbooking (Ages 9-14) Come work on creating your scrapbook pages to preserve your memories. You must bring your own scrapbook and photos, along with basic supplies such as paper, acid-free adhesives (no Elmer’s glue), scissors, a small paper cutter if you have one, markers/ gel pens and stickers/embellishments of your choice. There will be some extra supplies for you to use. You will learn new scrapbooking techniques and complete small embellishments that you can use on your pages and there will be prize giveaways. 6/26-6/30 M-F

9a-4p

$179

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Princess Ballet and Tap (Ages 5-7)

LEGO NXT Young Programmers (Ages 6-8) Do you love building robotic projects that really move, talk and drive? Learn how to program the projects built by you! Using NXT Kits and software, campers will be introduced to what it takes to make a robot run. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/26-6/30 M-F

1-4p

$115

This camp is designed to be your child’s first independent exploration into dance. Skills of dance such as coordination, movement quality and developmentally appropriate motor skills will be explored. Come enjoy the excitement of dance! NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/26-6/30 M-F

9a-noon

$109

Kinderscience (Ages 5-6) Create an ocean in a bottle, learn about chromatography, make rain, pretend to be the different animals in a habitat game, and perform other experiments while having fun exploring the world of science! NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/26-6/30 M-F

1-4p

$115

Cougar Cheer Camp (Ages 7-10)

Physics, Flight, Vehicles and Drones (Ages 7-12) Blast into a fun-filled week. Design, build, and launch airplanes, flying gadgets, motor vehicles, hot air balloons and more! Learn the physics behind flight, and race your vehicles for speed and distance. Watch the flight club perform aerobatics with their remote control airplanes, and learn how they control the flight and distance for their planes. Students will get to see a police helicopter landing and experience flying a drone. Class held at Quail Ridge Park. 6/26-6/29 M-F

9a-4p

$159

CSI: Mystery to Trial (Ages 8-10) Step into the shoes of a crime scene investigator. A mystery needs to be solved! Working together as a crime scene unit, you will take crime scene photographs, search for clues and start a case file to keep track of the evidence. Learn real procedures for collecting fingerprints and analyzing DNA, put clues together, and interview witnesses to find the truth of the mystery. A mock trial will be held on the final day of camp. Discover how forensic experts and witnesses testify in court. Play the jury, decide whether the evidence was properly handled, and deliver a verdict. 6/26-6/30 M-F

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9a-4p

$179

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Go Cougars! Come cheer for SCC! During this funfilled camp, students will learn cheers, chants and jumps, as well as some stunting. All of these skills will be put together for a performance on the last day. This is a perfect opportunity for girls and boys to advance their skills in cheerleading or start learning from the beginning. T-shirt included in camp. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/26-6/30 M-F

9a-noon

$115

Extreme LEGO Robotic Engineering (Ages 9-14) Prerequisite: Must have taken a previous LEGO camp or class. LEGOs+Robots+Computers=Super science fun! For students who have taken a LEGO Robotic class or who are experienced LEGO Robotic engineers. Program your robots to meet more challenges. Projects will include fork lift, puppy dog, baseball and a humanoid. Students design and implement their own projects. Students will work in teams. Bring along your enthusiasm and imagination, and have a blast with robotics fun! Students will work in teams with Mindstorm NXT robotic kits. Prerequisite: Must have taken a previous LEGO camp or class. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/26-6/30 M-F

9a-noon

$115


Week of July 10 Computer Game Design (Middle School)

MasterChef (Ages 7-9)

Don’t just play the game – make it! Introduction into the awesome world of video game creation. Design your own arcade games, platform games, adventures and screensavers. Select your heroes and monsters. At the end of the academy you will be able to save your game to play on your computer at home. Basic programming skills will be introduced.

Step up and become a culinary master! Immerse yourself with advanced cooking techniques, tools of the trade, basic etiquette, nutrition, safety and even some kitchen math. Growing gourmets will be making delectable delights from breakfast to dinner in preparation for the final cookoff. A CD of all recipes and cooking information will be given to all masterchefs. Aprons provided. Bring a water bottle each day and wear closed-toed shoes. Prerequisite: Must have taken Kids in the Kitchen or have prior kitchen experience. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP.

7/10-7/14 M-F

9a-4p

$189

Creative Chemistry (Ages 7-12) What do you get when you mix fun, curiosity, learning and excitement? Recipes for creative chemistry. Conjure up gumdrop molecules, ice cream in a can, crystal snowflakes, water bottle rockets and other bizarre concoctions. You’ll want to do these experiments over and over again. Chemistry has never been so much fun! 7/10-7/14 M-F

9a-4p

$189

Broadway Musical Theater Revue (Ages 8-14) Perform in a musical revue! You will get a chance to pick music from such classic shows such as Oklahoma, Guys & Dolls, Cinderella and Fiddler On the Roof and participate in choreographed routines. Vocal instruction and dance terminology will be taught as you work on the revue. A performance will be held on Friday. 7/10-7/14 M-F

9a-4p

$179

Cancellation Policy A $25 cancellation fee will be assessed if you cancel less than 14 days prior to the start of camp.

7/10-7/14 M-F

9a-noon

$115

Cupcake Wars (Ages 10-12) Do you love to make cupcakes and watch Cupcake Wars on the Food Network? In this amazing camp, you can let your imagination and creativity run wild as you discover how to use icing, flavorings, candy clay, gum paste, decorations and candies and turn them into creations of art! Each day you will be given a theme. On the final day, we will have our very own cupcake wars. Teams will create a business name and a logo. Are you up for the challenge? Aprons will be provided. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/10-7/14 M-F

1-4p

$115

Junior Zoo LEGO Robotic Engineering (Ages 6-8) You are invited on a five-day imaginary trip to the zoo! Using NXT LEGO Robotic kits, campers will build sharks, dolphins and dogs. These LEGO robotic animals will move and sound just like the ones you see at the zoo. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/10-7/14 M-F

9a-noon

$115

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Pinterest (Ages 9-13) Do you love scrolling through Pinterest and discovering new crafty projects? Create new looks for your room and yourself in this DIY camp. Make body scrub, innovative accessories, room decorations and even a Pinterest-inspired dessert! It’s going to be a creative week with lots of take-home projects. 7/10-7/14 M-F

9a-4p

$189

NEW! The Magic Tree House: Polar Bears Past Bedtime (Ages 7-10) Travel with Jack and Annie to the frozen Arctic, and find out what it’s like to live in the Arctic tundra. How do people and animals survive in such a cold place? Have fun reading, making crafts and doing activities while learning. Stretch your young reader’s mind and motivate them to improve their skills in reading fluency and comprehension. 7/10-7/14 M-F

9a-4p

$179

Broadway Dance Camp (Ages 8-14) In this camp, students will learn technique, skills and combinations in the dance forms of jazz/musical theater, tap and modern all with a Broadway twist! Students will also be introduced to Broadway music and get the chance to view some clips of professional Broadway dancing. Each day of camp will include a craft. 7/10-7/14 M-F

9a-4p

$189

NEW! Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children (Middle School) Discover clues to a mystery that spans alternate realities and times that is the theme of the book, Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children. Solve mysteries, play games, and make projects based on the books. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/10-7/14 M-F

1-4p

$109

Week of July 17 Project Runway and Fashion Design (Ages 10-12)

Minecraft Animators Bring your favorite Minecraft characters to life in an animated short film! Learn how studios like Pixar and Disney make movies like Inside Out and Frozen through using techniques like key framing, tweening, texturing and animating rigged 3D models. Student projects will be available on a private Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. NO BEFORE CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. Ages 8-10 7/10-7/14 M-F

1-4p

$149

Ages 11-14 7/10-7/14 M-F

9a-noon

$149

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The ultimate style camp! Create your own unique style inspired by top designers. Immerse yourself in the world of high fashion. Create skirts and shirts that scream WOW! Design cool accessories and get into the spotlight, ready for the project runway show. Who will be this year’s top winners? Students should bring two T-shirts to upstyle. 7/17-7/21 M-F

9a-4p

$199


Shoot and Score – Boys Basketball (Ages 9-14)

Harry Potter (Ages 10-12)

Take your basketball game to the next level. Learn footwork, shooting, dribbling and pass techniques to become a better, more complete basketball player. Each day will include skill clinics and scrimmages. Tuition includes a T-shirt. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP.

We are pleased to inform you that you have been accepted at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry at St. Charles Community College. Magical folks who have read the books by J.K. Rowling will enter a familiar world of delights! We also welcome Muggles wishing to learn about Harry Potter’s world. Our quest is to learn about magical creatures, Quidditch dueling and other wildly interesting objects. Are you up for the challenge?

7/17-7/21 M-F

8a-noon

$139

7/17-7/21 M-F

Blast Off Into Outer Space (Ages 7-12) Design, build and launch your own rocket out of paper, bottles, tubes and more. Learn about thrust, lift, balance and force while experimenting with several forms of propulsion such as chemical reactions and pressures. Teams will develop a business plan to create a rocket for NASA to use for space tourism. From designing, creating budgets, building and launching, you determine which team will be the next to send their rockets on a space vacation. If we can make it launch, it is going up! 7/17-7/21 M-F

9a-4p

$179

9a-4p

$179

Code Breakers Calling all future coders, programmers and designers! Learn the basics of coding languages like HTML, JavaScript and CSS through a series of Web projects and design challenges each day, and be on your way to becoming the next tech star! Whether you want to be the next Mark Zuckerberg or the high school student who just made $1 million for programming in his bedroom, this camp has the essentials you need to begin your journey. Student projects will be available on a private Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. Ages 8-10 7/17-7/21 M-F

9a-noon

$149

Ages 11-14 7/17-7/21 M-F

1-4p

$149

Write On! Young Authors Camp (Ages 10-14)

MasterChef (Ages 10-12) Step up and become a culinary master! Immerse yourself with advanced cooking techniques, tools of the trade, basic etiquette, nutrition, safety and even some kitchen math. Growing gourmets will be making delectable delights from breakfast to dinner. A CD of all recipes and cooking information will be given to all masterchefs. Aprons provided. Bring a water bottle each day and wear closed-toed shoes. Prerequisite: Must have taken Kids in the Kitchen or have prior kitchen experience. NO AFTER CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/17-7/21 M-F

9a-noon

All of our favorite stories, whether it’s Harry Potter or the Hunger Games, begin with an author’s imagination. In this camp, we’ll explore everything from fiction to fantasy, poetry, creating outline storyboards, and much more! Writers will create a journal as a keepsake to capture their great ideas. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/17-7/21 M-F

9a-noon

$109

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Point! Shoot! Digital Photography (Ages 9-12) Have fun transforming your photos into your own special work of art! Unleash the photographer in you and make your photos and videos come alive! Become familiar with design elements used in compositions by photographing flowers, landscapes, other elements of nature, architecture and people. Create your own slideshow by adding special effects and music. Be a star in your own computer-generated video! Bring digital camera to camp. 7/17-7/21 M-F

9a-4p

$189

Fun With Improv! (Ages 8-14) Class clowns and shy students alike will use theater exercises and improvisation games like those seen on Whose Line Is It Anyway? to produce true-tolife comedy (and sometimes drama) from thin air. Students can build self-confidence, better listening skills and a team-building attitude for the stage and for life. Performance sketch on the last day. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/17-7/21 M-F

9a-noon

$115

It’s a Bug’s Life (Ages 5-7) Have a blast discovering the study of bugs! Learn how bugs protect themselves with their exoskeletons through hiding and in colonies. Go on a bug safari, make bug slime, eat dirt cups, and create a bug motel for your yard and so much more. Come see how much fun science can be in this five-day bug adventure. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/17-7/21 M-F

9a-noon

$109

LEGO Robotics – Beginning (Ages 9-14) Take your engineering skills to a new level using LEGO Mindstorms Robotics using NXT and EV3 kits. Discover the challenges that make robotics technology accessible using problem-solving techniques. Create your robot using basic computer programming, principles of simple and complex machines, gearing and your own creativity. Teams will attempt to exploit the design weaknesses or incidental mechanical advantage of their opponents’ robots. A perfect blend of math, science and fun! NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/17-7/21 M-F

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Week of July 24 Harry Potter (Ages 7-9) We are pleased to inform you that you have been accepted at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry at St. Charles Community College. Magical folks who have read the books by J.K. Rowling will enter a familiar world of delights! We also welcome Muggles wishing to learn about Harry Potter’s world. Our quest is to learn about magical creatures, Quidditch dueling and other wildly interesting objects. Are you up for the challenge? 7/24-7/28 M-F

9a-4p

$179

Princess Power! (Ages 5-6) Visit the worlds of princesses (Ariel, Cinderella, Anna, Mulan, Jasmine and Tiana) in a journey to find your inner princess! Learn simple dances, make princess -themed crafts, read princess stories and have a royal performance. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/17-7/21 M-F

1-4p

$109


Around the World in Five Days (Ages 7-10) All aboard! Get your passports ready as we travel to three countries a day. Explore each country through music, stories, crafts and cool games. Learn about different cultures in a fun hands-on exploration way. Who knows, you might meet your new BFF in Australia! 7/24-7/28 M-F

9a-4p

$169

Kids in the Kitchen Love to be in the kitchen? Growing gourmets will have the opportunity to cook and have fun! Immerse yourself with cooking techniques, tools of the trade, basic etiquette, nutrition, safety and a little kitchen math, and learn how to read a recipe. Students will be making gourmet sandwiches, homemade pizzas, cupcakes, pasta and more. Each day will be a different theme. Students will be cooking breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks and dessert foods. Includes CD of recipes; aprons provided. Class held at Quail Ridge Park. Students must wear closed-toed shoes. NO BEFORE OR AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. Ages 7-9 7/24-7/27 M-F

1-4p

$95

Ages 10-12 7/24-7/27 M-F

9a-noon

$95

LEGO Comics In this LEGO adventure you are the star! Pick your favorite LEGO genre or create an alternate universe to create a digital illustrated story or graphic novel. Whether you want to fight along superheroes, create a Minecraft story, hang with the Nexo Knights, or go into space with Rey and Finn, the only requirement is that you put yourself in the story! All students will end the class with a digital comic book that can be shared with friends and family on a password protected website. Students will work in teams for most of the program. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. Ages 8-10 7/24-7/28 M-F

9a-noon

$149

Ages 11-14 7/24-7/28 M-F

1-4p

$149

Mixed Media (Ages 9-14) Explore the world of fine art using various mediums such as drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture and more! We’ll use diverse materials and techniques while enjoying the creative process. Be inspired by Michelangelo, Monet, Van Gogh and others. Paint, sculpt, and draw adding your own spin of creativity to make your own personal masterpieces! Come discover your creative potential. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/24-7/28 M-F

9a-noon

$115

STEM Fun (Ages 7-10) Do you love experimenting with colors, craft projects, and creative experiences? Come and put your imagination to good use in this STEM experience centered around color! We will color and craft our way to a better fine motor skills and a deeper understanding of science. Everyone will have hands-on fun from pop rocks balloons to ancient Greek cup structures to summer slime and more. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/24-7/28 M-F

1-4p

$115

Beginning Volleyball (Ages 9-14) Learn the fundamentals of volleyball while having a great time! Students will be taught all the basic skills for volleyball (passing, setting, serving and spiking). Tuition includes T-shirt. NO AFTER CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/24-7/28 M-F

9a-noon

$115

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NEW! Fairytales, Sci-Fi and Wizards Creative Writing (Ages 9-12) Do you love fairytales, science fiction, superheroes, wizards or any other magical creatures? Experience and imagine your own characters’ story. Learn about the creative writing process, writing and illustrating as you write your own creative and imaginative short story and illustrate it. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/24-7/28 M-F

9a-noon

$115

Week of July 31

Intermediate Photography (Ages 9-13)

Computer Game Design (Middle School)

Do you love photography and feel ready to go beyond a beginning class? This camp will go in depth with camera settings, use of lenses, lighting techniques, editing and adapting to different environments. Create your portfolio using current and previous photographs. Must bring camera with memory card to camp.

Don’t just play the game – make it! Introduction into the awesome world of video game creation. Design your own arcade games, platform games, adventures and screensavers. Select your heroes and monsters. At the end of the academy you will be able to save your game to play on your computer at home. Basic programming skills will be introduced.

7/24-7/28 M-F

7/31-8/4 M-F

9a-4p

$189

9a-4p

$189

Glasstastic (Ages 7-10)

Drama Camp (Ages 8-14)

Join us for a glasstastic, fantastic time! Create a glass as well as non-glass project each day. Dabble in the various temperatures of fused glass that create different effects as well as make mosaics using stained glass. Camp held at Art Glass Array. NO BEFORE OR AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP.

All the world’s a stage! Experience the exciting process of theater through scene work and characterization. You will audition for a specific published play on the first day. For the following four days, you will block the play, work on characterization and gather props and costumes. A final performance will be on Friday.

7/24-7/28 M-F

9a-noon

$159

7/31-8/4 M-F

NEW! A Cappella Camp (Ages 10-14) Do you like Penatonix and Pitch Perfect? This fun camp is designed for singers which includes creative music making using a student’s natural ability. Learn how to create music with your own voice in a fun and comfortable setting through a variety of short pop pieces, rounds and basic a-cappella songs. Gain confidence in harmonizing and improvising with others to make beautiful music together. Performance on the last day. 7/24-7/28 M-F

9a-4p

$179

Cancellation Policy A $25 cancellation fee will be assessed if you cancel less than 14 days prior to the start of camp.

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9a-4p

$179

Kids in the Kitchen QRP Love to be in the kitchen? Growing gourmets will have the opportunity to cook and have fun! Immerse yourself with cooking techniques, tools of the trade, basic etiquette, nutrition, safety and a little kitchen math, and learn how to read a recipe. Students will be making gourmet sandwiches, homemade pizzas, cupcakes, pasta and more. Each day will be a different theme. Students will be cooking breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks and dessert foods. Includes CD of recipes; aprons provided. Class held at Quail Ridge Park. Students must wear closed-toed shoes. NO BEFORE OR AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. Ages 7-9 7/31-8/3 M-F

1-4p

Ages 10-12 7/31-8/3 M-Th 9a-noon

$95 $95


IF YOUR CHILD IS REGISTERED FOR A MORNING HALF-DAY CAMP ONLY, AFTER-CARE IS NOT AVAILABLE. IF YOUR CHILD IS REGISTERED FOR AN AFTERNOON HALF-DAY CAMP ONLY, BEFORE-CARE IS NOT AVAILABLE.

NEW! Virtual Reality: The Future is Now

Mixed Media (Ages 7-9) Explore the world of fine art using various mediums such as drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture and more! We’ll use diverse materials and techniques while enjoying the creative process. Be inspired by Michelangelo, Monet, Van Gogh and others. Paint, sculpt and draw, adding your own spin of creativity to make your own personal masterpieces! Come discover your creative potential. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/31-8/4 M-Th 9a-noon

$115

NEW! The Magic Tree House: Afternoon on the Amazon (Ages 7-10) Travel with Jack and Annie to our magical Amazon rainforest and learn amazing facts and do fun activities all while improving reading skills with this enjoyable story. Stretch your young reader’s mind and motivate them to improve their skills in reading fluency and comprehension. 7/31-8/4 M-F

9a-4p

$179

Extreme LEGO Robotic Engineering (Ages 9-14) Prerequisite: Must have taken a previous LEGO camp or class. Program your robots to meet more challenges. Projects will include fork lift, puppy dog, baseball and a humanoid. Students design and implement their own projects. Students will work in teams. Bring along your enthusiasm and imagination and have a blast with robotics fun! Students will work in teams with Mindstorm NXT robotic kits. Prerequisite: Must have taken a previous LEGO camp or class. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/31-8/4 M-F

9a-noon

Embark on an epic adventure in virtual reality! In this cutting edge camp, you will learn the foundations of VR design by creating your own virtual worlds, exploring simulated environments and crafting memorable 3D experiences. At the end of the week, take home your first cardboard VR headset to show friends and family the new worlds you created. VR projects can be viewed on a website or a mobile device. Students do not need a mobile device to take the class, but to use the VR headset at home a camper will need access to an Android or Apple mobile device. Students will work in pairs or teams, and VR games will be available on a password-protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. $19 supply fee payable with tuition. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. Ages 8-10 7/31-8/4 M-F

9a-noon

$149

Ages 11-14 7/31-8/4 M-F

1-4p

$149

Mad Science – Science Palooza (Ages 5-12) Mad Science invites you to discover a week of all things science! Campers will dissect owl pellets and build a super strong bridge. Can your bridge withstand the shake-rattle-and-roll challenge? Want a cool way to recycle newspaper? How about turning it into a geodesic dome that you and your friends can sit in? Campers will explore the world of birds and beasts with birdhouse building and our super bug investigation. Campers will roll up their sleeves in the Mad Science chemistry lab and mix, mash and brew concoctions to create cool sidewalk chalk and bath fizzers. Assemble and control pulleys, levers, catapults, simple machines and mega pinchers. Campers will discover the wonders of photography and make their own chromatography-dyed T-shirt. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/31-8/4 M-F

9a-3p

$225

$115

NEW! American Girl – Christmas in July (Ages 7-12) Experience the Christmas traditions of Felicity, Kirsten, Addy, Samantha, Molly and Kit. Discover all their favorite Christmas traditions and have a blast making crafts, foods, games and more. Bring your doll to camp dressed in your favorite winter outfit. 7/31-8/4 M-F

9a-4p

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Growth

Academic Enhancement ACT Cambridge Review All subjects on the ACT exam are covered. A complete preparation for the ACT exam using materials developed by Cambridge Education Services. Test prep pretest will be given the first night and then analyzed to show strengths and weaknesses. Bring a calculator and #2 pencil to class. Purchase textbook at the St. Charles Community College Bookstore. 7/17-8/28 M

6-9p $149

Playreading (Ages 12 and up) Designed for serious young acting students, course concentrates on development of specific scenes with an emphasis on characterization and attention to detailed voice and body language study. The actor will learn the essentials of developing a scene in reference to the other actors, as well as how to understand the context that the playwright intended. 7/10-7/31 M

6-7:30p $49

Character Development I (Ages 12 and up) Course will concentrate further on the different methods for developing character on stage. Students will analyze and rehearse scenes and learn the techniques necessary for building realistic characters. 7/10-7/31 M

7:30-9p $49

Youth Introductory Theater Workshop I (Ages 8-10) Ace that audition! Learn basic stage terms and acting techniques through pantomime and theater games. Perform a mock audition on the last day for family and friends. 6/8-6/29 Th

6-7:30p $49

Introductory Theater Workshop I (Ages 11 and Up) Stand out at your next audition! Learn the techniques needed to successfully audition and perform on stage. 6/8-6/29 Th

7:30-9p $49

Tickets will be on sale late summer and may be purchased online at stchastickets.com or by calling SCC Corporate and Community Development at 636-922-8233. For accommodations information, email dss@stchas.edu.

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Creativity

Drawing II

Art Open Artists Studio Are you a current or former Continuing Education art student? Our studio is open for you! Use this time to complete your current art project at your own pace in this self-guided class. Collaborate with other artists while enhancing your artistic ability. Prerequisite: Must be a current or former Continuing Education art student. 6/15-7/27 Th

6-9p

Discover the vibrant, beautiful colors of spring. Learn techniques of acrylic painting using aesthetics of light, color theory, values, composition and perspective. Explore some of the mediums for glazing using several layers of transparent washes to trap the light for great depth and luminosity to artwork. Supply list available online. 6-8:30p

$99

Intermediate Acrylic Painting Have you taken a basic acrylic painting class or have you self-taught yourself and want to learn more? Learn how to advance your painting techniques to be a more seasoned artist. Supply list available online. 7/12-8/16 W

6-8:30p

$99

Intermediate Watercolors Have you taken a basic watercolor class or have you self-taught yourself and want to learn more? Learn how to incorporate new techniques, texture and special effects. Prerequisite: Must have some experience with watercolors. Supply list available online. 7/11-8/15 T

6-8:30p

7/17-8/21 M

6-8:30p

$99

$42

Basic Acrylics

6/5-7/10 M

Expanding on the fundamentals of drawing, more complex subjects will be studied, along with adding a creative approach to common subjects. Along with extensive studies of perspective, the human figure will be incorporated into a landscape, using accurate scale, figure to landscape. All approaches will be demonstrated. Supply list available online.

$99

Music An Introduction to Voiceovers Have you ever wanted to be the voice everyone hears on commercials and documentaries? This fun and interactive class covers details of the industry and the importance of marketing and a demo tape. Receive a professional voice evaluation. Taught by a professional voice actor from the voice acting training company, Voices for All. Minimum age requirement is 18 years old. 7/20 Th 6-8p

$39

Introduction to Voiceovers – One-on-One Video Session This fun and empowering 90-minute introductory workshop covers the different types of voiceovers and what tools are needed to find success. You’ll be coached as you read a script and be recorded so you can receive a professional voice evaluation later. You’ll have the knowledge necessary to help you decide if this is something you’d like to pursue. Check out the video at http://bit.ly/2m36K3k to get a better sense of how the class works. By Appointment

$49

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Photography

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Art of Photography Take the pictures you always wanted to take! This basic photography class teaches composition and simple camera settings. Learn through hands-on practice in the field, and review images in the classroom. DSLR or point-and-shoot camera with manual controls required. 6/5-6/19 M

6-8p

$89

BOOMER BEAT Did you know that taking a class in just about any subject can improve your cognitive abilities, rejuvenate your memory and be fun all at the same time? Browse through our schedule for topics that might interest you. Here is just a sample:

Art of Photography II

Money

Shoot the moon, the stars, sparkling lights, sunsets and fireworks! Explore the use of f-stop, shutter speed and ISO. Take your skills to the next level using exposure compensation, HDR and flash. DSLR camera required for this class. Prerequisite: Art of Photography I class and/or basic knowledge of manual camera settings.

Financial Survival for Retirement

7/31-8/14 M

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Fitness Gentle and Senior Yoga

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History Page 26 Page 27

WWII Series History of Baseball

6-8p $89

Computers Beginner’s Guide to Computers

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Pinhole Photography Use your digital camera to take photos without the use of a lens! We will experiment with a technique used by artists and photographers for literally hundreds of years (but with a digital twist) to produce amazing photos without a lens. On the first night of class, learn how to modify a camera body cap to be a pinhole. Cameras must have interchangeable lenses. 6/14-7/12 W

6:30-8:30p

$89

Adobe Photoshop Basics Make your digital images come alive with the most popular industry-standard photo editing software on the market. Learn how to retouch images, create composite photos, work with layers, paint, add color to black and white photos, color correction and more. 7/8-7/22 S

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7/29 S 12:30-4p $25 Lunch theaters are for adult participants. Tuition includes meal and ticket. All ending times are approximate.

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9-11:30a

$75

Online Ticketing E-tickets for the lunch and dinner theaters are now available at stchastickets.com. Purchase and print tickets from the convenience of your home. Bring your ticket to the theater, have it scanned, and sit back and enjoy the show! You can also view the menus for lunch or dinner.

Questions? Call 636-922-8050.


Well-Being

Dance For full dance descriptions, visit stchas.edu/ learnforlife. Students are instructed to enroll with a paid partner. Tuition listed is per person.

Ballroom IV – Amalgamation of Dance ADVANCED STUDENTS ONLY. 6/25-8/20 Su

4:10-5:10p

$50

Imperial Swing Basic I (Rhythm, Social, Street Style) 6/25-8/20 Su 6/27-8/22 T 6/29-8/17 Th

2-3p 6:55-7:55p 8-9p

$50 $50 $50

Imperial Swing Basic II 6/27-8/22 T 6/29-8/17 Th

9:05-10:05p 6:55-7:55p

$50 $50

Jitterbug Swing I and II 6/29-8/17 Th

Social dance instructors Stan Mayer and Linda Landwehr

Ballroom I (Foxtrot, Waltz, Rumba, East Coast Swing) 6/25-8/20 Su 6/26-8/21 M 6/28-8/16 W

12:55-1:55p 6:55-7:55p 6:55-7:55p

$50 $50 $50

Ballroom II (Foxtrot, Waltz, Tango, Rumba, East Coast Swing) 6/25-8/20 Su 6/26-8/21 M 6/28-8/16 W

3:05-4:05p 5:50-6:50p 8-9p

$50 $50 $50

9:05 PM-10:05p

$50

9:05-10:05p

$50

Line Dance (variety) 6/26-8/21 M

Spins, Turns and Techniques Learn proper foot; arm-and-hand-style positions as well as spins, turns and body positions. No partner required. 8/19 S

11:55a-2:15p

$20

Ballroom III – Cha Cha I 6/28-8/16 W

5:50-6:50p

$50

Ballroom III – Foxtrot I 6/28-8/16 W

9:05-10:05p

$50

Ballroom III – East Coast Swing 6/27-8/22 T

8-9p

$50

8-9p

$50

Ballroom IV – Tango 6/26-8/21 M

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Fitness Boot Camp Targets the total body by toning and strengthening the major muscles of the upper and lower body while challenging the cardiovascular system through fastpaced cardiovascular exercises. 6/6-8/1 h

1-1:50p

$98

Muscle Conditioning Stationary muscle strengthening moves to define and sculpt muscles. Uses body ball, body bars, mat work, hand weights and resistance bands. 6/5-7/31

3-3:50p

$98

Sticky exercise mats (available in the SCC Bookstore) are required in ALL Pilates and yoga classes. Basic Strengthening Yoga Learn the basics and understand how breathing and postures are linked together when used in action. Alignment, breath and body engagement will be introduced focusing on broadening, lengthening and spiraling. Yoga postures will be supported by specific ankle, spine and core strength and exercises. Special instruction will be given to those focusing on a stronger back. All abilities welcome. 6/24-8/19 S

10-11:15a

$75

Step and Muscle Conditioning Using the step platform, challenge the cardiovascular system, and then turn to bands and weights to tone the muscles. 6/5-7/31 M/W

4:30-5:20p

$98

Stretch and Strengthen Class is based on yoga, Pilates and dance for conditioning the total body. Emphasis is on core training and proper breathing. Incorporates the use of balls, mats, body bars and hand weights. 6/5-7/31

9-9:50a

$98

The latest for muscle conditioning and cardiovascular endurance. Time interval drills training using martial arts and boxing moves. Noon-12:50p

$98

Group fitness classes help keep you motivated – take one with a friend!

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Has it been awhile since you’ve been in a fitness class? Join this gentle approach to yoga movement. Learn the basics of proper alignment, lengthening of the spine and understanding how breathing and postures are linked together when used in action. Postures will be taught so students can use either floor mats with props or chairs with props. If you do not use those muscles, you will slowly lose flexibility. All ages welcome. 6/12-8/7 M

10:30-11:30a

$75

Classical Pilates

Beginning Cardio Kickboxing

6/6-8/1 h

Gentle and Senior Yoga

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Classical Pilates is the complete coordination of body, mind and spirit. Pilates is designed to give you suppleness, natural grace, strength and skill that would be unmistakably reflected in the way you walk, work and play. You will develop muscular power with corresponding endurance, ability to perform arduous duties, to play strenuous games and run or travel for long distances without undue body fatigue or mental strain. Rings, bands and weights will be used to strengthen arthritic areas that need it. 6/6-8/1 T/Th 6/5-7/31 M/W

5:30-6:30p 10:50-11:50a

$98 $98


Ballet Conditioning This is a class based on the practice of ballet barre exercise sequences. Muscle strength, endurance and balance are challenged and developed. No previous ballet knowledge is needed. 6/5-7/31 M/W

11-11:50a

$98

Zumba Learn fun Latin dance steps to create an exhilarating aerobic workout. Based on interval training, it’s a very effective way of working out your whole body while having fun! 6/5-7/31 M/W

10-10:50a

$98

Health and Wellness Adult CPR and AED This course is designed to train lay responders when to dial 911, how to give CPR, how to use an AED and how to provide relief of choking. It will provide the responder with the knowledge and skills necessary in an emergency to help sustain life and to minimize pain and the consequences of injury or sudden illness until professional medical help arrives. All materials included. Those successfully completing the course will receive CPR/AED completion card good for two years. 7/19

W

6-9p

$75

NEW! Tai Chi For Mind and Body Improve your body, health, fitness and mind by learning the basics of Tai Chi. Discover how it can release daily stress, improve balance, flexibility, strength and sense of well-being. Experience the body responding to slow, rhythmic, flowing movements, benefiting both mind and body. Open to all skill levels. 6/6-8/1 T 6/6-8/1 T

11a-noon 5-6p

$75 $75

NEW! The Zen of Weight Loss In three weeks you can be headed toward a healthy fit body. It’s time to get off the weight loss roller coaster and learn to develop keen motivation, tools for mindful eating, and how to successfully design your food plan. Sustainable fitness and health is possible. Complimentary copy of The Zen of Weight Loss is included. 6/15-6/29 Th

6-8p

$75

NEW! Develop Your Intuition Ever feel you are psychic? Hunches are part of mankind, and learning to trust your feelings can help your self-esteem and confidence. Tapping into your intuition should be done safely. This fun, informative course teaches you to recognize that your hunches are normal and should be embraced. 6/13-6/27 T

6-8p

$69

Experience Road Scholar in Missouri. Week-long, all-inclusive programs provide an inspirational blend of exploration and education. Discover new treasures right in your own backyard! A Cycling Journey – The Katy Trail Across Missouri. Flexible path options allow you to ride as much (average 25-45 miles per day) or as little as you like. Enjoy this dedicated bike path with generally flat terrain, and explore the history of Missouri along the way. 2017 DATES: MAY 20-27, JUNE 3-10, SEPT. 16-23, OCT. 7-14, OCT. 21-28. Come on your own, bring a spouse, or bring a friend. For more information, visit www.roadscholar.org. Search USA, Central and Missouri to learn the details of a program close to you. Or, call us at 636-922-8233 and one of our staff STCHAS.EDU/LEARNFORLIFE will be glad to provide details. | 636-922-8233 25


Personal Enrichment

History/Special Interest

World War II Series World War II was history’s most catastrophic military event, claiming more than 55 million lives and forever altering the world’s political and social landscape. This five-part series will examine the causes of the war, the reason for its outcomes and how it has shaped the present time. We will study the personalities who drove the conflict and examine not only the military operations of both the Pacific and European theaters, but also the effects of the war on people and institutions here and abroad. Enroll in all five classes and save. Individual dates and times below

$85

History of WWII Series Session 1: Prelude to War This session covers time period 1919-1939. 6/12 M 2-4p $19

History of WWII Series Session 2: War Engulfs Europe This session covers time period 1939-1943. 6/19 M

2-4p

$19

History of WWII Series Session 3: The United States Enters the War This session covers time period 1941-1944. 6/26 M

2-4p

$19

History of WWII Series Session 4: The Social and Economic Aspects of the War This session covers time period 1939-1945. 7/10

M

2-4p

$19

History of WWII Series Session 5: The Last Days of the War and its Aftermath This session covers time period 1945-1948. 7/17 26

M

1:30-3:30p

$19

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History With Richard In addition to teaching various business and history college-level classes, Richard enjoys teaching classes on WWI, WWII, American Revolution, Vietnam War, Korean War, Civil War and the Cold War through Continuing Education. He claims that his students will never stump him on history trivia!


American Revolution Series

Cold War

This series will examine the great conflict that not only gave birth to our nation, but also laid the foundation for future revolutions and the ideas of governance that are now practiced in many countries today. Students will learn the causes of the revolt and how the colonies eventually prevailed against overwhelming odds. Enroll in all three classes and save.

This two-part course will trace the history of the Cold War from its beginnings during the Second World War to its demise with the fall of the Berlin Wall and the breakup of the Soviet Union. Students will meet the personalities who influenced the conflict and will learn the recent evidence that has shed new light on the conflict.

Individual dates and times below

$55

6/29-7/6 Th

2-4p

$35

American Revolution Series: Session 1 – Prelude to War This session covers time period 1607-1775. 6/8 Th 2-4p

$19

American Revolution Series: Session 2 – From Lexington to Saratoga This session covers time period from 1775-1777. 6/15 Th 2-4p

$19

American Revolution Series: Session 3 – The Road to Yorktown and the Birth of a New Nation This session covers time period from 1777-1791. 6/22 Th 2-4p

$19

History of Baseball Batter up! Do you know how baseball transformed from a pastoral game to a multi-billion-dollar business, who were the great stars of the St. Louis Browns, or how the St. Louis Cardinals got their name? Explore the rich history of baseball through the ages. 7/13-7/27 Th

EmmausLink EmmausLink is a cooperative effort by Emmaus Homes and St. Charles Community College’s Continuing Education Department.

2-4p

$49

EmmausLink is designed for adults, ages 16 and over, with developmental disabilities. Students choose three of six 50-minute sessions each Saturday. Students are expected to be staffed according to the personal plans that are made for them when they are in the community and students are strongly encouraged to attend class with someone who is a natural support for them. For additional information, contact Emily Johnson at 314-503-8640.

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Language

Home and Garden

Basic Sign Communication Gardening Series Join us for this gardening series with Pat as she takes you from creating the best soil for your plants to choosing the correct plants for your containers or location. Enroll in all four classes and save! Individual dates and times below

Learn the manual alphabet and basic signs, and participate in activities that increase recognition of signs learned. Textbook required. Children under age 15 must enroll with a parent/guardian. 6/13-7/18 T

6-8:30p

$89

$75

NEW! Gardening Series – Container Gardening Discover the five easy steps to create an awesome container garden oasis for your balcony or patio. Enhance the beauty of your home by learning what plants will successfully grow the best in our area, simple planting methods, and caring for them all summer long. Design your garden by experimenting with new plant combinations. 5/22 M

6-8p

$20

Money Strategies for Estate Planning This class will cover wills, revocable wills, living trusts, powers of attorney, TOD and POD, the dangers of joint tenancy, life insurance, gifts to minors, avoiding probate, estate taxes, family business concerns and more. Taught by local attorney Jim Borchers. 6/22-6/29 Th

NEW! Gardening Series – Easy Edible Herbs & Vegetables Fresh is always best. Punch up your recipes with fresh herb flavoring. Discover how easy it is to grow herbs in your kitchen, on your deck, patio or garden. Take the guess work out of which variety to purchase. Learn how to preserve your fresh herbs for future use. Try adding vegetables to your patio containers. 5/24 W

6-8p

$20

6:30-9p

$45

NEW! Financial Survival for Retirement You’ve worked all your life and are contemplating retirement. Are you ready? Join us for an in-depth review of basic tax reduction strategies, the threat of health care catastrophe, legal documents every retiree needs, estate planning and ways to protect your life’s savings. 5/2-5/9 T 8/1-8/8 T

6-8p 6-8p

$45 $45

NEW! Gardening Series – Trendy Hanging Baskets Are you overcome with envy when you see healthy, colorful plants spilling over hanging containers? Think beyond the old standby fern and give passerby an overflowing blast of color. Learn how to enhance their beauty by choosing the correct plants and soil mixture for easy care all summer long. 5/31 W

6-8p

$20

Container

Gardening

NEW! Gardening Series – What’s Your Composting Style? There’s a reason gardeners call composting black gold. The broken-down organic matter improves the soil and plants flourish when they have the proper nutrients. Learn about the time and equipment required as well as the output for several methods so you can have the best looking plants around. 6/5 M 28

6-8p

$20

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Business and

Professional Development SECTION

Come to SCC and gain the skills you need to succeed and advance in your career. Whether you need updated computer skills to keep up with alwayschanging technology or a certificate to enhance an existing degree or increase your professional value, SCC is the place for professional development. Want to explore your entrepreneurial side? We can help with that too. SCC offers a wide variety of quality certificate programs, professional development and small business classes to help you succeed. Don’t see what you are looking for? Give us a call and let us help you find a solution.

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Computers/Technology Beginner’s Guide to Computers Don’t be left behind in the digital age. Become acquainted and comfortable with your computer. Get started with the alphabetic keyboard, learn how to use the mouse, navigate the Internet, do basic word processing, and save, print and find files. 6/21-7/5 W

6:30-9p

$75

Beyond Beginner’s Guide to Computers Take the next step to get more from your computer. Discover how to search more efficiently on the Internet for better results. Learn basic email skills and etiquette. Become more comfortable with creating, deleting and organizing files and folders. Learn how to cut, copy and paste between documents – even ones of different types. 8/2-8/9 W

6:30-9p

$55

Adobe Photoshop Basics Make your digital images come alive with the most popular industry-standard photo editing software on the market. Learn how to retouch images, create composite photos, work with layers, paint, add color to black and white photos, color correction and more. 7/8-7/22 S

9-11:30a

$75

Microsoft Access 2016 Create, edit and manage a database. Customize tables and fields, add and delete records, and perform simple queries. 7/11-8/8 T

6:30-9:30p

Microsoft Publisher 2016 Create brochures, letterhead, invitations, postcards, greeting cards, newsletters and simple web pages using Publisher. 6/22-7/6 Th

6:30-9:30p

$79

Microsoft Windows 10 Having difficulty navigating Windows 10? Join the discussion of Windows 10’s new features and improvements. The Start menu is back, visit the store for one-stop shop apps, talk with Cortana, rule the web with Microsoft Edge browser, and discover multiple tips and tricks. 7/27-8/3 Th

6:30-9:30p

$55

Exploring AutoCAD Computer-aided design and drafting is used today by many industries. Learn the basics of AutoCAD and gain the skills to create 2D drawings using basic drawing and editing tools, adding text, basic dimensions and plotting. 6/16-7/14 F

6-9p

$95

ONLINE

COURSES Learn from the comfort of home!

• • • •

24-Hour Access 6 Week Format Affordable Instructor-Led

$125

Microsoft Outlook 2016 Take advantage of Outlook and organize your busy life! Learn the most efficient ways to communicate, schedule meetings, organize e-mail, set up calendars, journal, create and use task lists and manage contacts. 6/5-6/26 M

6:30-9:30p

$95

Microsoft PowerPoint 2016

Over 300 Online Courses Available!

Use Microsoft PowerPoint to entertain, inform, sell or motivate. Make your next presentation on your own. 6/6-6/15 T/Th 30

6:30-9:30p

$95

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Microsoft Word Series

MS Word Series – Module III

Microsoft Word is the most widely used word processing application on the market. This powerful program will allow you to create professional-looking content quickly. Develop simple documents by changing fonts, underlining, centering, indenting, cutting and pasting and using more advanced features: headers, footers, tables, templates, mail merge, macros, table of contents, footnotes and much more. Enroll in a class from each module and save! NOTE: The last 30 minutes of each module will be devoted to questions and open lab time.

Learn to apply themes and styles for that professional look. Add a creative piece to flyers with shapes and pictures, WordArt, SmartArt and charts.

Individual dates and times below

$195

6/12 7/19

M W

6:30-9:30p $39 6:30-9:30p $39

MS Word Series – Module IV Discover how easy it is to work with tables. Learn how to set up your document for mail merges from other data sources and for creating labels and envelopes. 6/14 7/26

W W

6:30-9:30p $39 6:30-9:30p $39

MS Word Series – Module I For the very beginner. Learn the fundamentals, understand commands, create and save documents, navigate through the document and view multiple windows. 6/5 7/5

M W

6:30-9:30p $39 6:30-9:30p $39

MS Word Series – Module V Create and rearrange documents in outline view. Learn to work with long documents, creating a table of contents and using footnotes and endnotes. Explore uses of a document template. 6/19 8/2

M W

6:30-9:30p $39 6:30-9:30p $39

MS Word Series – Module II Conquer working with and editing text, formatting characters, paragraphs and pages including headers and footers. 6/7 7/12

W W

6:30-9:30p $39 6:30-9:30p $39

MS Word Series – Module VI Polish off your knowledge by working with forms, customizing Word to make use of the features you use most and using hyperlinks and macros. 6/21 8/9

W W

6:30-9:30p $39 6:30-9:30p $39

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Microsoft Excel Series Microsoft Excel is the most widely used spreadsheet application used by employers today. Confidently navigate the program’s environment, and discover how to use this powerful tool. From designing your spreadsheet to advanced formulas, we have a hands-on module for you! Enroll in a class from each module and save. NOTE: The last 30 minutes of each module will be devoted to questions and open lab time. Individual dates and times below

$195

MS Excel Series – Module I

MS Excel Series – Module IV

For the very beginner. Learn the fundamentals for creating and saving information, navigating a worksheet and entering information and editing.

It’s all about formulas. Go beyond basic formulas to create complex statistical, financial and scientific calculations. Excel has hundreds of different formulas to make your job easier.

5/30 7/10

T M

6:30-9:30p $39 6:30-9:30p $39

MS Excel Series – Module II Master formatting a worksheet to make it more visually attractive and easier to read by changing the appearance, size, color of text, borders, etc., by using cell styles and other tools. Create, edit and format dynamic-looking charts. 6/1 7/17

Th M

6:30-9:30p $39 6:30-9:30p $39

6/8 7/31

Th M

6:30-9:30p $39 6:30-9:30p $39

MS Excel Series – Module V Make the most of organizing data ranges to sort and filter data. Turn an Excel range into a table to work with table data independently from the rest of the worksheet, and learn to use a PivotTable to analyze data ranges. 6/13 8/7

T M

6:30-9:30p $39 6:30-9:30p $39

MS Excel Series – Module III Learn to efficiently manage a workbook. Discover efficient options for viewing and working with data, split windows and multiple worksheets; hiding data; and protecting and sharing workbooks.

MS Excel Series – Module VI

6/6 7/24

6/15 8/14

T M

6:30-9:30p $39 6:30-9:30p $39

Effortlessly analyze data creating scenarios using Goal Seek and Solver tools, work with the web and external data, and make the most of macros. Th M

6:30-9:30p $39 6:30-9:30p $39

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Small Business

Career Certification

Importance of Forming an LLC Just starting a new business or considering starting one? It’s critical that you limit your liability by forming a limited liability company (LLC). Learn about taxation and creditor protection and how to file articles correctly online. If you’ve already filed an LLC online, you will learn what additional steps are necessary and why. 6/8

Th

6:30-9p $35

QuickBooks Series Need help keeping all those reports and accounting concepts straight for your small business? Start with a review of basic accounting concepts and work your way through QuickBooks.  Enroll in all three classes and save! Individual dates and times below

$225

QuickBooks, Part 1 Accurately manage your financial data. Conquer invoicing, receiving payments, making purchases, entering bills, paying bills, banking, paying employees, viewing reports, backing up files and printing. Prior knowledge of accounting/bookkeeping is helpful. Textbook required. 7/10-7/31 M

6-9p

$95

QuickBooks, Part 2 Learn to avoid some common mistakes. Course includes customizing reports, personalizing your settings, importing and exporting from QuickBooks, use of classes and other features. Prerequisite: QuickBooks, Part 1. Textbook required. 8/7-8/14 M

6-9p

Accounting Boot Camp Looking for a new career or needing to brush up on accounting principles for your small business? Topics include journal entries, financial statements, adjustments, closing and merchandising transactions. Class discussions include real-life examples and applications of accounting. This class prepares students for the Certified Bookkeeper course and contains topics typical of a first semester college accounting class. Book required – Accounting (Barron’s Business Review Series), Peter J. Eise, 6th edition, ISBN: 9781438001388. Approx. $20 7/19-9/13 W

6-9p $195

OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Seminar This course is an OSHA-authorized instruction on safety topics with an emphasis on hazard recognition. Topics include: OSHA regulations, personal protective equipment, walking/working surfaces, hazard communication and electrical safety. Participants will be issued a 10-Hour OSHA card. 6/16-6/30 F

8a-noon $89

Food Protection Manager Certification Prepares students for the Food Safety Certification exam. Addresses food safety practices, prevention of food-borne illness and personal hygiene guidelines. Food Safety Manager Certification exam given at end of class. Must register seven days prior to class. ServSafe book and materials included. 7/10

M

8a-4p $150

$75

Accounting Review for QuickBooks Having trouble understanding the basic concepts of accounting? This review will get you on your way in no time. Learn basic bookkeeping entries. Main focus will be transaction analysis and preparing entries. Textbook required. Accounting, Barron’s Business Review Series, by Peter Eisen 6th edition. Cost is around $20 6/5-6/19 M

6-9p $75

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PARALEGAL

LEGAL SECRETARY

Certificate Course

Certificate

This intensive, nationally acclaimed program is designed for beginning as well as advanced legal workers. Training includes instruction on how to assist trial attorneys, interview witnesses, investigate complex fact patterns, research the law, and assist in preparing cases for courtroom litigation. Must take two consecutive seven-week sessions. Textbooks required. Rate $1289 (includes both sessions). Call 636-922-8233 to register.

This intensive program is designed for both beginning and experienced secretaries who are interested in improving their skills and working more efficiently within the law office. Students will study such topics as: legal terminology; legal process; jurisdiction and venue; ethics; written communications including letters, pleadings, discovery, notices and motions; filing procedures, billing and accounting; time management; records management; an overview of commonly used word and data processing programs; legal research; memoranda preparation, and citation format. Textbooks required. $645. Call 636-9228233 to register.

Class taught online 5/1-6/16 6/26-8/11 8/21-10/6

Class taught online 5/1-6/16 6/26-8/11 8/21-10/6

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PERSONAL TRAINER

BOOKKEEPER

Certification

Certificate Series

Whether for a career move or for personal knowledge, get all the information needed to become a Certified Personal Trainer. Our personal trainer course is a great way to prepare to be a successful nationally Certified Personal Trainer. The collegiate course is for candidates wanting in-depth instruction and hands-on experience with a top veteran instructor to master the career skills and knowledge to be a successful trainer. The course consists of 16 hours of lecture with key topics that include biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testing, equipment usage and health assessment plus 16 hours of hands-on practical training labs with role playing drills on exercises, presentation skills, etc. to professionally master the position. Visit http://www.witseducation.com/store to order Fitness Professional’s Handbook, 7th Edition, or order from Amazon and start reading immediately. http://bit.ly/2jbYJnk CPR/AED needed to receive certification. Class meets in HUM 114 on Tuesdays, and CC 203 on Thursdays.

A bookkeeper's daily job duties require strong accounting and mathematical skills. SCC’s non-credit Bookkeeper Certificate Program can help you get started on a new career or upgrade your current skill set.

6/6-8/8 T/Th

7-9p

This comprehensive Certificate Program combines instruction from four different courses: Accounting Bootcamp 7/19-9/13 $195

Certified Bookkeeper Dates available in Fall

Quickbooks, Part 1 7/10-7/31 M $95

Quickbooks, Part 2 8/7-8/14 M $75

July 10-Dec. 13, 2017 Bookkeeper Certificate program cost: $1,360

$675

Level 1 – Nationally Certified Personal Trainer: Successfully complete the written and practical exams. CPR/AED required. Level 2 – Nationally Certified Personal Trainer: Successfully complete Level 1 exams followed by a 30-hour internship that will help connect to local employers.

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CERTIFICATE IN

CERTIFICATE IN

Data Analysis

Sales

Data Analysis is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after skills in the workplace. Companies have vast amounts of data, but it is rare to have someone with the ability to analyze that data to see trends and make predictions. Begin with getting a basic understanding of how to analyze data in a business setting. Then, learn how many of your business decisions involve comparing groups for differences. Learn the statistics behind these group differences and relationships. Finally, find out how to perform inquiries that will be useful to your business or organization, and have the skill necessary to communicate these results through graphs and text that your fellow employees will understand. 4.8 CEUs. Classes taught online.

Social media and digital technologies, when understood and leveraged effectively, can enable you to find new clients and motivate these clients to take action in more efficient and strategic ways. Understanding the basic steps of sales and freeing your mind of negativity is the foundation to your business success. 4.8 CEUs. Classes taught online. This comprehensive Certificate Program combines instruction from three different courses: Getting Started in Sales

5/1-5/26 and 7/3-7/28 $195

Strategic Selling with Social Media 6/5-6/30

$195

Power Selling

6/5-6/30 and 8/7-9/1 $195

This comprehensive Certificate Program combines instruction from three different courses: Introduction to Data Analysis 6/5–6/30 $195

Intermediate Data Analysis 7/3–7/28 $195

Advanced Data Analysis 8/7–9/1

$195

These individual online courses also are available

for registration separately. Note: The Certificate Program fee of $495 represents a savings of $90 off the same courses if taken separately!

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DIGITAL MARKETING

Certificate

Discover proven methods to improving email promotions, analyzing your website traffic, doing search engine optimization, and how to successfully employ online advertising. Relevant for any type of organization, including business, companies, non-profits and government agencies. 4.8 CEUs. Classes taught online. This comprehensive Certificate Program combines instruction from three different courses: Improving Email Promotions 6/5-6/30 $195

Boosting Your Website Traffic

SUPERVISORY AND LEADERSHIP

Certification

Your employees are your most valuable resources. Ensuring the efficiency of your team is the key to your success and is your most important responsibility. Get practical, easy-to-understand, and insightful methods for new and even experienced supervisors and managers. Learn about effective delegation, performance management, and writing performance reviews. Discuss the specifics of the supervisor’s role and responsibilities, and strategies for improving your overall effectiveness as a leader. Take home practical information along with tips and techniques that can be applied at your job immediately.

7/3-7/28 $195

Online Advertising 6/5-6/30 $195 8/7-9/1 $195

Class taught online 6/5-7/28 $395

Note: The Certificate Program fee of $495 represents a savings of $90 off the same courses if taken separately!

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CERTIFICATE IN SELF-PUBLISHING

MANAGING SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS

for Business

Certificate

A publication or book can help you expand your business in a way no form of advertising can. Learn how to understand your publishing options and how to select the best pathways given your business and personal objectives. Discover what makes a great ebook and how to create, format and publish your ebook. Learn the steps necessary to create your eBook with text, photos, illustrations, audio, videos and hyperlinks to websites. Discover the various marketing avenues for your book and create a marketing plan. 4.8 CEUs. Classes taught online.

Different social networks have distinct characteristics, different features and are used to develop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization. Get a skill set for working and managing different social media platforms. Find out the best and easiest techniques for successful interactions in the Twitterverse. Discover new tools and proven techniques to increase business and expand your reach through Facebook. Learn why LinkedIn is the most popular business social network and the website for professionals to network, build business relationships, and provide or receive referrals. 4.8 CEUs. Classes taught online.

This comprehensive Certificate Program combines instruction from three different courses: 6/5-6/30 $195

This comprehensive Certificate Program combines instruction from three different courses:

Self Publishing eBooks

Twitter

5/1-5/26 $195

6/5-6/30 $195

Marketing Business Publications

Facebook for Business

8/7-9/1 $195

7/3-7/28 $245

Growing Your Business With Self Publishing

LinkedIn for Business Note: The Certificate Program fee of $495 represents a savings of $90 off the same courses if taken separately!

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SOCIAL MEDIA

MICROSOFT OFFICE

for Business

Certificate Series

Get in on this exciting and growing way to communicate, market and serve your customers and clients. From Facebook to Twitter, blogging, YouTube, LinkedIn and more, discover the new principles of communication that apply across all networks and how these specific social networks work and the possible uses for your organization.

To remain competitive in today’s workforce, employees must demonstrate a strong working knowledge of many key software applications. This certificate will assist you with upgrading your current skills and learning new ones. Prerequisites:

Learn how social networks are used to develop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization. Find out what you can be doing, what you should be doing, and develop a new approach to integrate social networks into your communication and marketing plan. Classes taught online.

• Knowledge of computers • Beginning Computer Keyboarding or the ability to type 20 words per minute.

This comprehensive Certificate Program combines instruction from three different courses: Microsoft Word (all six modules) See Page 33

This comprehensive Certificate Program combines instruction from three different courses: Introduction to Social Media 6/5-6/30 $195

Marketing Using Social Media 7/3-7/28 $195

Integrating Social Media in Your Organization 8/7-9/1 $195

These individual online courses also are available for registration separately.

Microsoft Excel (all six modules) See page 34

Microsoft Access 7/11-8/8 $125

Microsoft PowerPoint 6/6-6/15 $95

Microsoft Publisher 6/22-7/6 $79

Microsoft Outlook Dates available in Fall

Culminating project and final exam: $169 (Required to receive certificate)

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LOOKING FOR A

NEW

CAREER? CHECK OUT OUR HOME INSPECTION CERTIFICATE ... Home Inspection Certificate Employment in the home inspection field is expected to grow 17 percent between now and 2018. Get the knowledge you need to take advantage of this growing profession. The Home Inspection Certificate requires completion of 10 courses covering all aspects of home inspection. It is delivered through a blended approach of printed material and online sessions. Each of the 10 courses requires a minimum of 42 hours of study, and you can work from the comfort of your own home or office. Exercises and practical quizzes allow you to check your level of understanding with feedback. With the mixed-course format, you can stay connected with your instructor and other learners and share ideas with other participants in your online community.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, VISIT stchas.edu/learnforlife.

$395 per course

Want to make some extra cash?

Become a Continuing Education Instructor! Do you have a hobby, talent, skill or area of expertise that you would like to teach others? We are always looking for new instructors and great ideas for classes. Download and submit a course proposal from our website, stchas.edu/learnforlife, or stop in and meet us in Humanities Building, 40

Room 103, and learn the basics of getting started as a Continuing Education instructor! STCHAS.EDU/LEARNFORLIFE | 636-922-8233


Online Courses Take classes that fit YOUR schedule, anytime, anywhere! For questions or assistance, email ccdreg@ stchas.edu, or call 636-922-8233. Visit stchas.edu/learnforlife for a complete listing of online classes. American Management Association®

General Courses A wide range of highly interactive courses that you can take entirely online. All courses are led by expert instructors. Topics include accounting and finance, business, computer applications, design and composition, health care and medical, language and arts, law and legal, personal development, teaching and education, technology, writing and publishing GRE and GMAT prep. Register: ed2go.com/stchas

American Management Association Certificate Programs Programs include accounting, communications, customer service, finance for managers, human resources, leadership, management, manufacturing/ quality, marketing, negotiation skills, personal development, project management, purchasing, strategic planning, supervision, team building and time management. Register: flexclassroom.com/stchas

Career Training Certificate Programs Certificates available in: health care and fitness, business and professional, IT and software development, management and corporate, media and design, hospitality and service industry, skilled trades and industrial, sustainable energy and going green. Once a course is accessed either by requesting materials or viewing lessons, there are no refunds. Register: gatlineducation.com/stchas

Skills for the 21st Century Get skills for the 21st century. Boost your productivity and your organization’s bottom line. Courses include: business and career skills, business, communication, courses for K-12 teachers, management and leadership, new media marketing, social media for business, training and education. Classes start the first Monday of the month and run for four weeks. Register: stchas.edu/ugotclass

Paralegal Certificate Online Course The Paralegal Certificate Course© is the cornerstone of The Center for Legal Studies programs and paralegalism is one of the fastest–growing careers in the country. legalstudies.com/courses/paralegal.html To register, call SCC Continuing Education at 636-922-8233.

Green, Renewable Energy and Trade Skills Training SCC Workforce Development, in partnership with ProTrain Online, is your solution for green, renewable-energy and trade-skills training. These online courses will help you learn the skills you need to excel in the jobs for the new economy. Includes: business/management/ leadership, career and services, green renewable energy and industrial/skilled trades. stchas.theknowledgebase.org To register, call SCC Continuing Education at 636-922-8233.

Home Inspection Certificate A home inspection is a documented, professional opinion of a home, based on a visual evaluation and operational testing of the home’s systems and components to determine their current condition. This 10-course online certificate program provides students with the technical skills and expertise needed to succeed in the home inspection field. Students learn how to conduct visual examinations and deliver written reports on the physical and operational condition of homes or housing units. To register, call SCC Continuing Education at 636-922-8233.

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CERTIFIED PRODUCTION TECHNICIAN PROGRAM Certified by the Manufacturing Skills Standards Council (MSSC) St. Charles Community College (SCC) now offers a nationally recognized Certified Production Technician Certificate for entry-level positions in manufacturing and current employees who want to improve their skill level. The certificate includes skills training the following areas: • Safety10-Hour OSHA General Industry Card issued upon completion of Safety Module Quality/ Measurement • Manufacturing Processes • Maintenance Awareness In addition to valuable lessons in: • Problem Solving • Decision Making • Teamwork • Training Skills • Good Workplace Practices

Grant funding avaliable for qualified applicants MoSTEMWINs grant serves the following eligible participants:

Earn a nationally recognized certificate endorsed by the National Association of Manufacturers.

• • • • •

TAA (Trade Adjustment Assistance) individuals Veterans and spouses of veterans Unemployed Underemployed Low-Skilled

CERTIFIED WELDING PROGRAM CLASSES FORMING NOW! Call today for more information.

Earn a nationally recognized certificate endorsed by the National Association of Manufacturers.

Contact: Scott Kearns St. Charles Community College 636-922-8667 skearns@stchas.edu

Certified by the American Welding Society (AWS)

GETTING STARTED IS EASY 1 For Program Eligibility 2 REGISTER: Register by completing a program registration form and returning CONTACT: St. Charles Community College Contact Scott Kearns at 636-922-8667 or skearns@stchas.edu

it to Scott Kearns at skearns@stchas.edu or (fax) 636-922-8524

Manufacturing Portal Program 3 COMPLETE: Complete this workshop on achieving success in manufacturing careers. Contact Scott Kearns at 636-922-8667 for start dates.

www.stchas.edu/MoSTEMWINs

This program is funded in part by the MoSTEMWINs $19.7 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration (TAACCCT). The product was created by the grantee and does not necessarily reflect the official position of the U.S. Department of Labor. The Department of Labor makes no guarantees, warranties or assurances of any kind, express or implied, with respect to such information, including any information on linked sites and including, but not limited to, accuracy of the information or its completeness, timeliness, usefulness, adequacy, continued availability, or ownership.

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Workforce Development The mission of the SCC Workforce Development Department is to deliver customized training to the current workforce, re-direct the ready workforce to gainful employment and assist the development of the next generation of workers using programs and events to strengthen their understanding of the world of work.

Business and Industry Program: Developing the Current Workforce The Business and Industry Program of St. Charles Community College has been a leading force in the St. Charles County business community since 1992. The Business and Industry Program works with large and small employers to identify job skills and training needs for thousands of workers and employers targeting primarily St. Charles, Pike, Lincoln, Montgomery and Callaway counties.

Our training features: • Experienced facilitators in a wide range of disciplines. • On- and off-site training options. • Flexible scheduling. • A focus on adult learning. • Cutting-edge technology and resources.

Liaison to State Training Funds The SCC Workforce Development Department is recognized by the state of Missouri as a Local Education Agency (LEA) for the application and administration of state funds for company training programs, new jobs training and similar grant funding programs. If your company meets state guidelines, you may be eligible to receive funding assistance to support employee training. Workforce Development can assist you in applying for state funds. For additional information, call 636-922-8474 or email workforcedevelopment@stchas.edu.

Missouri Career Center Partnership The Missouri Career Center Partnership is a federally funded program that provides professional job search assistance to job seekers in St. Charles County. The program is part of the Workforce Investment Act serving individuals who have been displaced from their jobs and are unlikely to find employment in their previous occupation. This service is provided through the St. Charles County Department of Workforce Development at the Missouri Career Center. Contact the Missouri Career Center at 636-255-6060.

Services Provided: • Job Search Assistance: Including résumé preparation, identification of transferable skills, informational and job interviewing skills and marketing yourself to employers. Various workshops and networking opportunities are provided. • Individual Career Consultation: An individual plan of action is developed to determine job search goals and career direction. • Career Resource Center: For use by customers during their job search. Phones, copier, fax machine, PCs, laser printers and employer directories are available. Internet access is also available. • Job Placement Assistance: Including current labor market information and access to available job listings from area employers. • Training Opportunities: Available for eligible customers who require upgrade training or retraining into a different career. Contact our office to see if you qualify. • Résumé Development and Critique: Gives the job seeker an excellent opportunity to enhance his or her résumé to its fullest extent. • Career Assessments: Various standardized formal assessments are used to allow job seekers to match their skills and temperaments to other occupations. This is a must for the job seeker wishing to enter into a new industry.

School-Business Programs: Investing in the Future Workforce Today’s youths are tomorrow’s workforce. School-Business Programs has established a coalition of educators and business leaders who work together to make a difference in the lives of young people. Programs focus on career development, career exploration and career readiness. For more information, call 636-922-8474. 44

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Adult Education and Literacy Adult Education and Literacy (AEL/ELA/HSE) St. Charles Community College coordinates a four-county effort (St. Charles, Warren, Lincoln and Pike) to teach reading, math and writing skills and concepts, to prepare people to take the High School Equivalency tests (HSE) and to assist non-native speakers in gaining English proficiency. Free day and evening classes are available. Students must be at least 17 years old and not enrolled in secondary school. For more information about class times, locations or the services below, call SCC at 636-922-8411 or visit stchas.edu/ael.

High School Equivalency Instruction is available for students to improve basic skills, learn new skills and to prepare for and pass all five of the High School Equivalency tests.

English as a Second Language (ESL) ESL classes provide reading, writing, listening and speaking activities at English proficiency levels for people wishing to improve their English language skills.

Citizenship Preparation Classes help students prepare for the citizenship interview. Students must have a resident card for four years or more (two years if spouse is a citizen) and at least intermediate-level English skills.

TOEFL Preparation Classes help students prepare for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). Students whose first language is not English must pass this test for admission to college.

Celebrating Adult Education and Literacy in St. Charles County! AEL STUDENT RECOGNITION CEREMONY 7 p.m. Thursday, June 8, 2017 Donald D. Shook Fine Arts Building Follow us on Facebook and Twitter. facebook.com/sccael

Pronunciation Classes In this class, students will learn how to pay closer attention to the unique, challenging sounds of the English language. Students will actively improve their rhythm and intonation, practice aloud as a group and individually with an instructor. Students will enhance listening and communication skills through practicing better pronunciation.

High School Equivalency (HSE) Testing On Jan. 1, 2014, the approved high school equivalency test for Missouri became the HiSET, which is offered by Educational Testing Service (ETS). this test is available only on computer but can be taken at various sites across Missouri, including St. Charles Community College. Paper and pencil high school equivalency tests are no longer offered for community test takers. Registration for the HiSET is done entirely on the computer. Registration information, cost information and test scheduling can be found at www.hiset.org. Students who register to test will pay a total of $95. The five tests must be scheduled within the span of one year. Students register and pay for tests separately. The cost of the first test is $27. The other 4 sub-tests costs $7 each. The complete testing battery is $95. All payments must be made by electronic check, debit or credit card. Please refer to the HiSET website for more detailed information (www.hiset.org). The SCC Adult Education and Literacy program can be reached at 636-922-8411.

Volunteer Opportunities Volunteer tutors are needed to work with adult literacy students and in the HSE and ESL classrooms. Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age and must have a clear background check. They work with individuals or small groups of students under the direction of the classroom teacher. Training is provided. No previous experience is required. Call 636-922-8504 or email jboria@stchas.edu for more information.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT AEL/ELA/HSE, CALL 636-922-8411 OR VISIT STCHAS.EDU/AEL.

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Registration Payment must be received when you enroll. Online – 24 hours a day – 7 days a week stchas.edu/learnforlife

Announcements will be made on KMOX Radio (1120 AM), KSDK TV (Channel 5), KMOV TV (Channel 4) and KTVI TV (Channel 2). In the case of evening classes held at middle schools and high schools in the area, SCC classes will not meet if it has been announced that the schools themselves are closed.

Accommodations/Support: By Phone – Call 636-922-8233 at least one

week before the first class meeting during the hours listed below. Telephone registration: Visa, Discover and MasterCard only accepted as payment.

By Mail – Send the registration form, with your check or money order to: SCC Division of Corporate & Community Development 4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive, HUM 103 Cottleville, MO 63376-2865 In Person – Register in HUM 103. Registration hours: • 8a-7p Monday-Thursday; • 8:30a-4p Fridays. Refund Policy: If you drop a class, you will receive a 100 percent refund if the class is dropped one business day before the first meeting or earlier. No refund will be given if the class is dropped the day of class or later. Events which may require more advanced notice to cancel include, but are not limited to, certain business and industry classes, conferences, trips, day trips and other special events. For these exceptions, refer to the LAST DAY TO CANCEL information listed in the course description. If you have a situation that warrants an override of the above policy, an explanation of the circumstances should be made in writing to the Division of Corporate and Community Development. The appropriate associate dean will review the situation to determine if a refund can be granted and will notify you accordingly. Refunds should be received within 30 days. Inclement Weather Policy: In the event of severe weather conditions or other emergencies, the SCC president may cancel classes and close the campus for a partial or full day. The college will update the SCC website (stchas. edu) and main number 636-922-8000, send a text message through the Emergency Alert System, and contact selected radio and television stations, when the timing of conditions allow, by 5 a.m. for day classes and no later than 4 p.m. for evening classes (if bad weather develops during the day). The college will typically update the college website and main number prior to contacting the selected radio and television stations. It is recommended to use the college’s website or main number in order to receive information in a more timely manner.

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St. Charles Community College is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities. Please email dss@stchas.edu with your accommodations request. It is recommended that you contact the college 10 business days prior to the event.

Cancellation Policy: Because St. Charles Community College Continuing Education (non-credit) classes are self-supporting, the decision to run a class is based on the number of people enrolled. The college reserves the right to cancel if sufficient enrollment is not achieved. Registrations need to be received at least one week prior to the start of class to be considered in the determination of whether to cancel the class. An attempt will be made to notify registrants by phone or mail if a class is cancelled. Full refunds will be issued for classes cancelled by the college.

Campus-Closed Dates May 29 – Memorial Day July 3-4 – Independence Day

Calendar of Events July 17 - Aug. 3 – Continuing Education Art Show View more at stchas.edu/calendar.


SEND YOUR REGISTRATION FORM AND CHECK TO: St. Charles Community College, Corporate & Community Development – HUM 103 4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive, Cottleville, MO 63376-2865 To pay by credit card, visit stchas.edu/learnforlife or call 636-922-8233. Fees should be included in your payment if indicated in the course description. Name Address_______________________________ City/State________________ ZIP ___________ Date of Birth: Mo.______ /Day_____/Year____ Home Phone (

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CLASS LOCATIONS Classes are located on the SCC campus unless otherwise noted. Class location information is listed below. NOTE: For on-campus classes, students should go to the Humanities Building, Room 103, during office hours, or call 636-922-8233 for specific room assignments. After hours and on Saturdays, go to the ADM Welcome Center. For the Arts Council, if you have accessibility concerns, call 636-922-8233 for directions on where to park and enter the building.

Locations found in this schedule Art Glass Array 501 N. Kingshighway St. Charles, MO 63301 636-724-0288

Quail Ridge Park 560 Interstate Drive Wentzville, MO 63385

St. Charles Community College 4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive Cottleville, MO 63376-2865 636-922-8000

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY POLICY

The College is committed to non-discrimination and equal opportunity regarding the treatment of students, faculty and staff. The College adheres to a strict non-discrimination policy in student admission, educational programs, activities and employment regardless of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, age, veteran status, disability or genetic information. The College is an equal opportunity employer. Inquiries may be directed to: Vice President for Human Resources, 4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive, Cottleville, MO 63376-2865.

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Upcoming Events Young People’s Theatre: Fall and winter auditions Dates and times available in August

Continuing Education Art Extravaganza July 17 - Aug. 3

Alzheimer’s Association Education Program Tuesday, May 16, 2017 • 5:30-6:30 p.m.

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Learn for Life - Summer 2017  

Schedule of non-credit Continuing Education classes at St. Charles Community College.

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